The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 46 42 47
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 14 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.30% 2.07% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.90% 2.63% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 3
Median daily rate £513 £419 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.38% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £264 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +14.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
483 495 420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 79.31% 78.70% 72.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 313 262
Median daily rate £398 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 13
Median hourly rate £19.61 £16.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.67% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.93 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.12 £49.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing E-Commerce as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-Commerce across the Birmingham region.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Birmingham region.

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 16 (47.06%) Retail
2 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (26.47%) Content Management
4 8 (23.53%) Information Management
5 7 (20.59%) Scrum
5 7 (20.59%) MVC
5 7 (20.59%) PHP
6 6 (17.65%) HTML
6 6 (17.65%) CSS
6 6 (17.65%) ERP
7 5 (14.71%) Project Management
7 5 (14.71%) hybris
8 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (11.76%) Web Development
8 4 (11.76%) CRM
8 4 (11.76%) .NET
8 4 (11.76%) C#
8 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
8 4 (11.76%) Analytics
8 4 (11.76%) Mobile App
9 3 (8.82%) React
9 3 (8.82%) CSS3
9 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
9 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (8.82%) User Experience
9 3 (8.82%) HTML5
9 3 (8.82%) MySQL
9 3 (8.82%) Java
9 3 (8.82%) SQL

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.88%) CMS
1 2 (5.88%) WordPress
2 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.94%) MS Project
1 1 (2.94%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.94%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (5.88%) Magento
1 2 (5.88%) Sentinel
2 1 (2.94%) FastStats
2 1 (2.94%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) MySQL
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.94%) JUnit
3 1 (2.94%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.94%) PhpStorm
3 1 (2.94%) Selenium
General
1 16 (47.06%) Retail
2 2 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Architect
1 9 (26.47%) Developer
1 9 (26.47%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (14.71%) Analyst
2 5 (14.71%) Project Manager
3 4 (11.76%) .NET Developer
3 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce Manager
3 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) ERP Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Information Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.88%) PHP Developer
5 2 (5.88%) PHP Magento Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Security Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) CSS
1 6 (17.65%) HTML
2 4 (11.76%) .NET
2 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
2 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
3 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
3 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (8.82%) CSS3
3 3 (8.82%) HTML5
3 3 (8.82%) React
4 2 (5.88%) Entity Framework
4 2 (5.88%) Laravel
4 2 (5.88%) Spring
5 1 (2.94%) Drools
5 1 (2.94%) jQuery
5 1 (2.94%) JSON
5 1 (2.94%) REST
5 1 (2.94%) Sass
5 1 (2.94%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.82%) User Experience
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (5.88%) Digital Media
3 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.94%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (26.47%) Content Management
2 8 (23.53%) Information Management
3 7 (20.59%) MVC
3 7 (20.59%) Scrum
4 6 (17.65%) ERP
5 5 (14.71%) Project Management
6 4 (11.76%) Analytics
6 4 (11.76%) CRM
6 4 (11.76%) Web Development
7 3 (8.82%) OO
7 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.88%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.88%) Information Security Management
8 2 (5.88%) IT Governance
8 2 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.88%) Security Management
8 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.88%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 7 (20.59%) PHP
3 4 (11.76%) C#
4 3 (8.82%) Java
4 3 (8.82%) SQL
5 2 (5.88%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) CEH
1 2 (5.88%) CISM
1 2 (5.88%) CISMP
1 2 (5.88%) CISSP
1 2 (5.88%) CRISC
1 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) GPG13
1 2 (5.88%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.88%) PCI DSS
1 2 (5.88%) RMADS
2 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) hybris
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.94%) Adobe
3 1 (2.94%) Mercator
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) SAP
3 1 (2.94%) Zend